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This Side of Paradise

ByFrancis Scott Fitzgerald

Francis Scott Key Fitzgerald (September 24, 1896 – December 21, 1940) was an American Jazz Age author of novels and short stories. He is regarded as one of the greatest twentieth century writers. Fitzgerald was of the self-styled "Lost Generation," Americans born in the 1890s who came of age during World War I. He finished four novels, left a fifth unfinished, and wrote dozens of short stories that treat themes of youth, despair, and age. This Side of Paradise is his debut novel . in 1920, and the title is from a line of the Rupert Brookepoem Tiare Tahiti, the book examines the lives and morality of post-World War I youth. Its protagonist, Amory Blaine, is an attractivePrinceton University student who dabbles in literature. The novel explores the theme of love warped by greed and status-seeking

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Publication Date
Feb 3, 2014
Language
English
ISBN
9781304870001
Category
Fiction
Copyright
All Rights Reserved - Standard Copyright License
Contributors
By (author): Francis Scott Fitzgerald

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EPUB

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